Tag: India 2012 calendar

Gurunanak Jayanti 2012

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Celebrating the lively Guru nanak Jayanti Gurunanak Jayanti 2012/Sikh Guru nanak Birthday When it happens: 28th November 2012 Where it happens: All places in India Gurunanak Jayanti is the birth anniversary of Guru Nanak, the founder of the faith among the Sikhs. It is an event gloriously celebrated all over India and it is an [...]

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Gandhi Jayanti

| July 19, 2012 | 0 Comments

Gandhi Jayanti – Celebrating One Man; Two Virtues When it happens:  October 2, 2012 Where it happens:  India                 Gandhi Jayanti is a national holiday celebrated in India to mark the birth of Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi, who is best known by Indians as their ‘Father of the Nation’.  It is held every October 2 of [...]

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Marwar Festival, Jodhpur

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Marwar Festival, Jodhpur When: 28th – 29th October 2012 Where: Jodhpur, Capital of Rajasthan,India             Marwar Festival, Jodhpur is the most popular festival in the states of Rajasthan, India. It is held every year to commemorate the heroes of Rajasthan. The Marwar Festival was originally known as Maand Festival. It is held on the month [...]

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Chhath Puja

| July 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

Chhath Puja 2012 When: 17th – 20th November 2012 Where:Some parts of India             Chhath Puja is an ancient Hindu festival held to commemorate the Hindu God of Sun, Surya Shashti. It is performed to thank Surya for all the blessings he bestowed upon the earth and to request for granting the wishes of the [...]

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Bhai Dooj

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Bhau-beej -Bhai Dooj 2012-Bhai Phota Festival When: 15th November 2012 Where: India             Bhai Dooj. The word Bhai means brother and Dooj means the second day after the new moon. The custom commonly includes the sisters going to the house of the brother and bringing the teeka (a mark worn on the forehead) to her [...]

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